An Introduction to Twitter in Higher Education SIGMA event 20/6/14 Liverpool John Moores University


The Presentation inside:

Slide 0

#LJMUTWT An Introduction to Twitter in Higher Education SIGMA event 20/6/14 Liverpool John Moores University


Slide 1

Who am I? Alex Spiers Learning Technology Developer


Slide 2

Overview What is it? Terminology How it is being used? Issues Activities Questions


Slide 3


Slide 4

ON


Slide 5

Communication http://www.flickr.com/photos/dailypic/1459055735/ Communication


Slide 6

http://blog.qmee.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Qmee-Online-In-60-Seconds21.png


Slide 7


Slide 8


Slide 9


Slide 10


Slide 11


Slide 12

Happy 6th Birthday


Slide 13


Slide 14

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/jun/09/iran-twitter-revolution-protests?intcmp=239


Slide 15

Terminology & Tasks


Slide 16


Slide 17

Ten Days of Twitter was originally developed by created by Helen Webster. The materials are available under a Creative Commons license CC BY-NC-SA. Set up a profile Sending a tweet Following people @messages Embedding and shortening URLs Retweeting Hashtags Managing people (apps to create lists) Managing information (apps to curate links) 9


Slide 18

Creating an account


Slide 19

Activity Search for content 1


Slide 20

#ff Follow Friday Following & Followers


Slide 21

Following & Followers Following is trial and error – filter your followers (or interests) regularly


Slide 22

Activity Search for content 2


Slide 23

Sending @ messages Send a Tweet


Slide 24

Tweet


Slide 25

The @ sign is used to call out usernames in Tweets, like this: @


Slide 26

Activity Search for content 3


Slide 27

Tweeting Links


Slide 28

Tweeting URLs Tinyurl.com Goo.gl Owned by Google this will also produce a QR code for your link and if you have a Google+ account, you can track statistics on click-through. This is useful if you’re evaluating publicity strategies for a new web resource or event. Ow.ly You can also add links to photos, files and videos with this site which is useful for spicing up livetweets from conferences or events. Bit.ly You can also track click-throughs with this site. 


Slide 29

Activity Search for content 4


Slide 30

Retweets RT (retweet)


Slide 31

Re-sharing or giving credit to someone else’s tweet. See also MT (modified tweet) RT (retweet)


Slide 32

Activity Search for content 5


Slide 33

#Hashtags # hash tag (search term)


Slide 34

The # symbol is used to mark keywords or topics in a Tweet. For example, search for #ljmu # hash tag (search term)


Slide 35

Activity Search for content 6


Slide 36

Managing people in Twitter Managing People


Slide 37

Block You can Block anyone you don’t want to be following you. Blocking prevents a user from @ message, DM or adding you to a list. It


Slide 38

Activity Search for content 7


Slide 39

Managing information in Twitter Favourites Search Trending Extras - flipboard Managing information


Slide 40

Favourites Adding a favourite tweet is similar to ‘like’ in Facebook and can be used to bookmark a tweet.


Slide 41

Activity Search for content 8


Slide 42

Apps


Slide 43


Slide 44

Blackboard http://bit.ly/XdmMTf


Slide 45


Slide 46


Slide 47


Slide 48


Slide 49

LJMU guidance


Slide 50

Understand how public and permanent your online footprint is (Search on Google or www.123people.com) Be aware that your current or future employers could choose to explore that online footprint! Do not say anything online that you would not say face to face Avoid spamming and flaming Be aware that it is easy to misinterpret irony, sarcasm etc… without tone of voice or expressions to guide Consider who you are talking to… Source http://www.slideshare.net/vitaenwhub Netiquette


Slide 51

Top Tips


Slide 52

Consider your audience


Slide 53

It used to be about telling people how good you are, social media allows you to show how good you are…. Be clear about what you are doing


Slide 54

Be Choosy!


Slide 55

Reciprocity Help folk Reciprocity Helping others, who will eventually help you. Reciprocity


Slide 56

LJMU Social Networking Policy http://bit.ly/X9G6AU A to Z of Social Media http://bit.ly/ZBWlVU Oxford University social Media Michelmas http://bit.ly/ZBWA2Z Edudemic introduction to Twitter http://bit.ly/X9Gqzr Using Twitter in university research, teaching and impact activities http://bit.ly/X9GT4G VITAE guide to using twitter http://bit.ly/X9HcfW How to use Tweetdeck http://bit.ly/N8MYX7 BBC Twitter guide to the law http://bbc.in/XyX5x Resources


Slide 57

@alexgspiers About.me/alex.spiers


×

HTML:





Ссылка: